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Get Your Hurricane Supplies Tax Free This Weekend

Florida’s Sales Tax Holiday this Friday, June 2 through Sunday, June 4, 2017 – The latest news out of Tallahassee is Floridians are going to get a chance to buy hurricane supplies tax-free. During this three-day sales tax holiday, qualifying items related to disaster preparedness are exempt from sales tax.

You can find the hurricane supplies you’ll need at your local Al’s Army Navy Stores this weekend and get them tax free!  

So be sure to stop by Al’s Army Navy Stores where you can find the supplies you need.  These are a few of the top recommendations, and most we have in stock now:

  • Water purification straw and tablets, you absolutely can’t do with this.
  • Food, we have a full stock of delicious MRE’s (non perishable Meal’s, Ready-to-Eat)
  • Flashlights and batteries, too many to choose from to list.
  • First aid kit, small pocket size to larger for your Go Bag; even ones for your dog.
  • Whistle to signal for help and wow we have great ones, even 5 ways.
  • Dust mask to help filter contaminated air and plastic sheeting and duct tape to shelter-in-place.
  • Waterproof carry all’s and a huge selection of Back Packs and Go Bags.
  • Wrench or pliers to turn off utilities and we have multi tools that are compact.
  • Knife, from pocket knives to machetes and axes.
  • Manual can opener for food, of course we are an Army Navy store.
  • Local map and compass, many styles to choose from.
  • Battery-powered or hand crank radio.
  • Solar phone charger.
  • Camping Gear, from small enough for your Go Bag to multi persons tents and folding cots.
  • InstaFire, fire starters, pack-able camp grill, glow sticks, para-cord, GoGirl
  • Personal Safety Supplies, from Pepper Spray to Tasers to Firearms and Ammo.

Complete details of the 2017 Disaster Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday are outlined in this link to a PDF from the Florida Revenue Department

Al’s Army Navy Downtown Orlando / Orange County: 23 N Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando, FL 32805

Al’s Army Navy Seminole County: 1440 E Altamonte Drive (Hwy 436) Altamonte Springs, FL 32701

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Nalgene Water Bottles – The Original

What makes Nalgene water bottle so perfect? To start they are BPA Free, lightweight, shatter resistant, leak proof and made in the U.S.A. Also, resist to bacteria, stains and do not absorb odors. You can actually pour boiling water into them and they’re dishwater safe.

So when looking for the perfect Water Bottle solution that safely travels with you wherever you go look no further than your local Central Florida Al’s Army Navy stores.

Nalgene Water Bottles, sold in stores now and online at www.alsarmynav.com

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See that lime green one in the middle of the photo? It glows in the dark!

At all Al’s Army Navy locations Orlando, Altamonte Springs and Sanford.

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How You Can Prevent The Spread of Zika in Florida

UPDATE: As of August 10th, 2016, there have been 328 CDC-confirmed cases of Zika virus in Florida, with 6 of them being acquired locally.

It’s February, and 50°F outside, yet a case of Zika virus has been confirmed in nearby Osceola County. The rest of the country is still frigid, but Florida remains vulnerable, since mosquitoes are the main transmitter of the virus. What can you do to help prevent the spread? Continue reading

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Updates

Where do I begin?

For almost the past year, we’ve been working on updating our website to better serve you. We finally went live with the new site last week, and we’re so happy to be able to make that announcement!

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New site features include:

  • Real-time inventory tracking. Your purchases are automatically subtracted from our inventory count.
  • Wish list. Start tracking your birthday or holiday list and send it out to friends and family!
  • Buy and use gift cards online.
  • Express checkout: Don’t want to create an account? You don’t need to!
  • International checkout!

As always, most orders over $50 ship free, and you can still count on our web team’s exceptional customer service.

Take a look around the new alsarmynavy.com!

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Where Did Rothco Boots, Magnum Boots and Bates Boots Come From?

Rothco, Magnum and Bates boots are considered among the best boots available. Have you ever wondered about the evolution of boots? How did we go from animal straps and leather thongs to modern day footwear for military, police officers and outdoor enthusiasts?  Continue reading

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Tactical Pants Comparison: Which One Is Best For Me?

Which tactical pant is the best one for me? That question is asked a lot in our stores. We have created this comparison to help you with choosing the best tactical pant for your unique need. Continue reading

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